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29 Things that Happen When Living on a Farm

Day1: The Smell

Day 2: The Animals

Day 3: No Sleep

Day 4: Driving cars before the age of 16

Day 5: Being honked at while driving a tractor… 197 more words


The Truth About a Farmer's Fight

Todays blog post is going to be a little different from my others. Today I’m going to share why I am thankful for the fight of a farmer. 579 more words


Day 26: Farm Business Farm Management

Farming is in Brad Zwilling’s blood. And, even though he helps farm on his parent’s and in-laws’ farms, the majority of his work isn’t in a combine or feeding calves. 553 more words

Food Safety

Making a (better) case for forest restoration

November 09, 2014 5:00 am  •  EMERY COWAN Sun Staff Reporter

Two studies published last month reaffirm the benefit of local forest treatment projects from both an economic perspective and an ecological one. 212 more words

Conservation & Lands

The loss of a good conservationist

The ILF team was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of farmer partner Barry Kusel on Nov. 21.

Barry was part of the inaugural group of ILF farmer partners in 2005, and was an active partner, doing what he could any time that we asked for his help. 237 more words

What am I Thankful For?

Every year at Thanksgiving we try to take a moment to pause our busy lives, be with family, and thank the good Lord for the many blessings we have seen over the course of the year. 356 more words

Happy (?) Animals in the Snow

Yes, there is bullying on the little farm. Scolding them in a slow teacher voice does nothing to stop it, so I carry on to the barn for a fun time in the snow with the goats, cat, ducks and chickens. 206 more words